Benjamin White, an associate professor of religious studies in the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Clemson University, has been awarded a Summer Stipend from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). White received the $6,000 research grant to support his project “The Authorship of the Pauline Epistles: The Promise and Limitations of Computational Methods.” […]
The Brooks Center for the Performing Arts at Clemson University will reopen its theaters April 27, more than two weeks ahead of schedule.
It’s a confusing feeling to stand and stare at a tiny cave halfway up a cliff face and think, “This is one of the most important historic discoveries in the last century?” “Historic discoveries” are massive structures like pyramids, or castles, or treasure, or ships underwater. They aren’t caves, and they aren’t typically a pit […]
The College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities at Clemson University inducted eight new members into its Hall of Fame at a formal dinner March 9 at the Madren Conference Center. In addition to a former dean who was recognized by the College, the other nominations were brought forward by individual departments: Clifton S.M. “Chip” Egan, […]
The Clemson University architectural program in Genoa, Italy, marked its 45th anniversary with a celebration March 23. In this milestone year, the “Villa” also received a big gift — a new roof, which was funded by the Clemson Architectural Foundation. And, like any good house party, it drew some special guests. Richard E. Goodstein, dean […]
The Brooks Theatre and Bellamy Theatre at the Clemson University Brooks Center for the Performing Arts will be closed through May 15 to remove a colony of bats that roosted in the building.
Fusion, a celebration of student work, rolled out the orange carpet for College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities (CAAH) donors Feb. 9 at Lee Hall. At Fusion, the CAAH majors and CAAH supporters came together for an evening of conversations, presentations and potential collaborations. The event sprung from a concept created by students within the […]
CLEMSON – Toshiko Kishimoto, associate professor emerita of languages, has been awarded a national medal of distinction — the Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold and Silver Rays Medal — by the Emperor of Japan in a ceremony at the Royal Palace in Tokyo. An honorable certificate signed by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe also […]
Rhondda Robinson Thomas, associate professor of English at Clemson University, has received a $50,000 Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship. Thomas will use the award to broadly share the university’s history through a museum exhibition called “Black Clemson: From Enslavement to Integration,” which will travel to 10 sites across South Carolina over two years.
Clemson University alumnus Stephen Parker has been named a recipient of the Young Architects Award by The American Institute of Architects (AIA). The awards are the highest national honor for young architects, recognizing individuals who have shown exceptional leadership and made significant contributions to the profession early in their careers. All 18 of the 2018 […]
Roger Grant is a man of impressive numbers. He’s been teaching history in universities for 47 years, 21 of those at Clemson University. He’s held three named, distinguished professorships and has collected an honorary doctorate from Simpson College, a liberal arts college in Iowa. Grant has published 33 books, has two more in final edits […]
Clemson printmaking professor Todd Anderson has climbed to great heights. Once a serious rock climber, he now explores the beauty of the natural world through his art. His artist book "The Last Glacier" is on display at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York through Feb. 5.
Some of Clemson University’s most-honored fiction writers and poets will read at Writers’ Harvest, a campus benefit for Loaves & Fishes and Paw Pantry at 6 p.m. Nov. 14 in Lee Hall 2-111. The list of performers includes Keith Lee Morris, Caroline Young, Will Stockton and Mike Pulley. Faculty will be joined on stage by this year’s winners of the Writers’ Harvest Student Reader Awards.
Thanks to a gift from the Garvin Design Group, the Clemson University School of Architecture has strengthened the bonds between the four program sites that constitute its “Fluid Campus.” The architectural firm based in Columbia, South Carolina, contributed $100,000 that created a state-of-the-art technology center in Lee Hall, transforming a classroom into the “Fluid Campus Connector.”
This fall, South Carolina Humanities presented Governor’s Awards to two esteemed members of the Clemson Family, Professor Vernon Burton and Professor Emerita Dixie Goswami. Burton and Goswami were honored at a luncheon ceremony Oct. 19 in Columbia, along with Karen Alexander, CEO of The Auntie Karen Foundation, and Betty Jo Rhea, former mayor of Rock […]